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Key Safety to use Mobileye vision tech to aid drivers

4:08 pm U.S. ET | March 30, 2015
Supplier Key Safety Systems said it has signed an agreement with Mobileye NV to use the software developer's vision processing chip for new types of driver assist technologies.... Read More »

Magna negotiating to sell interiors business to Grupo Antolin, report says

12:25 pm U.S. ET | March 30, 2015 | UPDATED: 3/30/15 2:49 pm ET - adds details
Canada's Magna International is in talks to sell its car-interior business to Spain's Grupo Antolin, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.... Read More »

LG Chem exec: Tesla's gigafactory to cut EV costs

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 30, 2015
Tesla Motors' "gigafactory," a huge battery plant under construction in Nevada, could help suppliers of lithium ion batteries for autos finally turn...... Read More »

Valeo's self-driving systems learn from military drones

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 28, 2015
Valeo plans to draw on drone software and other military technologies from partner Safran to offer self-driving vehicle platforms to carmakers by the...... Read More »

Alcoa receives committment for $259 million U.S. loan to expand aluminum output

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 26, 2015
The U.S. Department of Energy has offered a conditional commitment to lend Alcoa Inc.... Read More »

Denso, NGK fined by S. Korea for price-fixing

2:46 pm U.S. ET | March 26, 2015
South Korea's antitrust regulator will fine five auto parts firms, including Japan's Denso, NGK Spark Plug and their local units, a total of $3.... Read More »

TRW in talks with India’s Amtek to sell suspension business, reports say

10:29 am U.S. ET | March 25, 2015
Amtek Auto, an Indian car parts maker, is among companies in talks to acquire TRW's suspension business, people familiar with the matter said.... Read More »

Detroit Diesel to invest $208 million in Mich. plant upgrades, create 245 jobs

10:04 am U.S. ET | March 25, 2015
Detroit Diesel Corp. plans to upgrade its nearly 75-year-old manufacturing plant in suburban Detroit.... Read More »

Honda hires U.S. engineering firm Exponent to investigate Takata airbags

6:21 am U.S. ET | March 23, 2015
Honda has hired Exponent, a U.S.... Read More »

EDITORIAL

Automakers must learn to be better supplier customers

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 23, 2015
It's no secret that automakers are striving to obtain advanced features from suppliers before their rivals get them.... Read More »

Why a Japanese supplier is upping its game

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 22, 2015
Aisin Seiki, the world's fifth biggest auto supplier, is doubling the size of its global design division as it expands into new products and targets...... Read More »

INTERACTIVE

Guess that tune: Will these digital exhaust notes trick you?

10:43 am U.S. ET | March 20, 2015
Here are three car exhaust sounds generated by Faurecia, being played over a BMW 328i 2.0 liter 4-cylinder.... Read More »

Magna plans $135 million exterior parts plant in Mexico

3:37 pm U.S. ET | March 18, 2015
Magna International plans a $135 million plant in Queretaro, Mexico, to produce molded and painted exterior parts such as fascias and rocker panels.... Read More »

U.S. judge taps lead lawyers for Takata airbag cases

6:30 pm U.S. ET | March 17, 2015
Four plaintiffs' lawyers, including high-profile attorney David Boies, were appointed by a federal judge to lead civil litigation against Takata and...... Read More »

Visteon CEO Leuliette to leave by year-end

8:39 am U.S. ET | March 16, 2015
Auto supplier Visteon said today that CEO Tim Leuliette will step down as head of the company by the end of this year as soon as a successor is named.... Read More »

Game-changing suppliers seek PACE Awards

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 16, 2015
With pressure mounting to save fuel, cut weight, improve safety and connect to the Internet, automakers increasingly are turning to major suppliers...... Read More »

Today's Delphi focuses on smart technology, software

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 16, 2015
Delphi Automotive's brain trust thinks it has a winning business strategy -- smart technology with a heavy dose of software -- and it's likely to...... Read More »

A123 shifts focus to rebound from bankruptcy

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 16, 2015
A123 CEO Jason Forcier says he is focusing on starter batteries.... Read More »

O'Neal's goal: Smaller but stronger Delphi

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 16, 2015
When Delphi Automotive took journalists for rides in its driverless Audi SQ45 this winter during the International CES, the retrofitted crossover...... Read More »

GM steps up supplier courtship

12:01 am U.S. ET | March 14, 2015
GM purchasing chief Steve Kiefer’s courtship of suppliers at an awards ceremony underscores how heavily General Motors and its rivals are...... Read More »

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